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2010 Fall - RELIGION
Subj Cat# Class# Sect Course
RELIGION 362 1267 1 Theories of Religion
Description
This course is an in-depth survey of the major Western theories of religion in the post-Enlightenment period. Selective readings from classical and contemporary influential thinkers will be utilized to shed critical light on the extant methodological and theoretical approaches to the field of religion. The course is NOT a study in comparative religion or the history of religions, but of selected anthropological, psychological, sociological, philosophical, and other relevant approaches in the hermeneutics of religion, including feminism.